​Mission & Goals

Academic Affairs ​​The mission of the Office of Academic Affairs is to advance the quality and performance of the University’s undergraduate, graduate and professional academic programs.
The Office is responsible for leadership in:
  • Planning, implementing, and reviewing all academic programs, along with related support services and instructional facilities; managing faculty appointments and workload reporting, course scheduling and assessment, faculty evaluation and development, and clinical and experiential coursework;
  • Coordinating academic policy and curriculum development as well as supporting faculty governance and committee activities; managing review processes for regional and professional accreditation as well as state authorization.​​​

Strategic Goals:

  1. Meet rigorous standards of academic program review
  2. Excel at teaching
  3. Provide experiential learning in every program of study